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ZAGG Rugged Folio - Sturdy Case Meets a Tough Keyboard!

The Zagg Rugged Folio <b>($149.99 iPad Air/$139.99 iPad mini)</b> is a practical yet superbly functional folio that protects your iPad with a hard shell and comes with a backlit keyboard.<p>The Folio is a fusion of tough polycarbonate plastic and silicon rubber inserts, but I can vouch for its protective …

Gear & Gadgets

What To Do If Windows Cannot Connect to the Printer

Adding a networked printer to your PC is usually as easy as having Windows's Add Printer Wizard detect it. But what do you do if Windows won't …

Wi-Fi

Video Shows How Apple Stores Are Set Up

Apple’s retail stores are pretty impressive, there is obviously a lot of working going into setting up an Apple Store, and now an internal Apple …

The Week in Review: When We Made Beautiful Music

Inside Flipboard / May 3, 2013<p>Something about the time of year—the crispness of the air, perhaps, or maybe the stirring sight of the world …

Meet the Editor: Manage Your Magazines on the Web

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The “Flip It” button gets a major new expansion today: the Flipboard Editor, which gives all Flipboard curators …

Existential Depression in Gifted Children

It has been my experience that gifted and talented persons are more likely to experience a type of depression referred to as existential depression. …

ACLU sues over NSA's surveillance program, challenging its constitutionality

If you're already overwhelmed by the sheer amount of activity surrounding the ongoing NSA fallout, we're guessing that now would be an excellent time to go on vacation. Predictably, lawsuits are already being filed against the National Security Agency, the second of which is coming from the …

The NSA could collect far more than your phone records from mobile operators

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>The revelation that the National Security Agency is collecting our phone records has generated considerable outrage, but phone …

How true are films about state snooping?

<b>Stories of surveillance have been cinema fodder for decades. Given what we know about how real-life spies work, how closely do these sometimes fanciful tales resemble reality?</b><p>The story of Edward Snowden - the intelligence contractor who leaked information about secret government surveillance …

Surveillance

Google, Facebook, Microsoft seek privacy points by asking permission to disclose data requests

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Feature photo courtesy of Shutterstock user ARTSILENSEcom<p>Google (s goog) sent a letter to FBI head Robert Mueller and …

Hague: Law-abiding Britons have nothing to fear from GCHQ

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/985000/985093_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522740092_7600aec75841e33f689d792ba77b46c8<p><b>"Law-abiding" citizens have "nothing to fear" from the British intelligence services, the foreign secretary says.</b><p>William Hague said reports that the …

Surveillance

Facebook’s iPhone Culture Builds An Overzealous Home On Android

Facebook didn’t realize just how important widgets, docks, and app folders were to Android users, and that leaving them out of Home was a huge mistake. That’s because some of the Facebookers who built and tested Home normally carry iPhones, I’ve confirmed. Lack of “droidfooding” has left Facebook …

Mad Genius' Motion Capture System brings Sony's break-apart controller idea to life, and then some

Remember that break-apart DualShock 3 idea for motion control Sony had five years ago? A new company named Mad Genius Controllers has surfaced with a working prototype that shows such a contraption working in spades. The setup uses a splittable controller and a processing unit to enable seamless …